Network Manager Salary (Australia)
The average salary for a Network Manager is AU$108,858 per year. Pay for this job rises steadily for more experienced workers, but goes down noticeably for the few employees with more than 20 years' experience.
|Salary||AU$56,795 - AU$149,627|
|Bonus||AU$1,093 - AU$16,341|
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XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).)
|AU$57,088 - AU$155,854|
Job Description for Network Manager
A network manager ensures that all parts of a company's network of computers are functioning properly. This position generally requires work outside of traditional business hours. Not only do computers have a habit of breaking at all hours of the day and night, but there are also hardware and software upgrades and other types of changes to infrastructure which generally need to be executed during non-business hours, so that workflow will not be interrupted. Some companies will offer comp time to make up for these odd hours, but others do not.Read More...
Network managers usually must have at least a bachelor's degree in a computer-science related field, along with several years' experience. There are companies that will accept greater experience in lieu of a degree, but not all will. In addition, a network manager generally needs to be certified in the types of software and hardware being used by a specific company; Cisco, Nortel, SAP and Microsoft are some of the most common certifications. (Copyright 2018 PayScale.com)
Network Manager Tasks
- Monitor, control, and manage recovery from any network failures or problems.
- Approve network and configuration changes.
- Maintain warranty and support contract documentation for network hardware and software components.
- Coordinate installation of all data circuits.
- Schedule the installation of network devices, software and firmware patches and updates.
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Pay by Experience Level for Network Manager
Pay by Experience for a Network Manager has a positive trend. An entry-level Network Manager with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$70,000 based on 5 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Network Manager with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$105,000 based on 10 salaries. An experienced Network Manager which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$124,000 based on 7 salaries. A Network Manager with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$110,000 based on 8 salaries.
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